O'Reilly logo

Implementing NetScaler VPX™ - Second Edition by Marius Sandbu

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 3. Load Balancing

Load-balanced services are accessed by users every day, such as when they book a plane ticket on a website, watch the news, or access social media. By using load balancing, we have the ability to distribute user requests or client requests for content and applications across multiple backend servers where the content is located. In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • How load balancing works
  • How to load balance a generic web application
  • How to load balance Citrix services such as the XML service and DDC servers
  • How to load balance Microsoft products such as SharePoint, Exchange, and MSSQL

A load-balanced service within NetScaler allows us to distribute user requests from different sources based upon different ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required